Comedian Bruce Bruce will be one of the three headlining comedians when Comedy JAM 3 presented by 888 MAC-THAT hits Jamlando on Thursday, November 17th at the Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre. You probably know Bruce Bruce as the former host of BET’s Comic View and from his stand up act, but there are probably other facts about this man with two first names that may come as a surprise.
1. He was born Bruce Church in Atlanta, Georgia in 1965.
2. He was the host of BET’s Comic View for a total of two seasons.
3. He was the celebrity spokesperson for Popeye’s Chicken & Biscuits.
4. His film work includes roles in The Wash, Hair Show, Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector and Who’s Your Caddy?.
5. Before he tackled comedy, he worked as a chef and as a Frito-Lay salesman.
6. He has an incredible car collection, which includes two Harley Davidson trucks and four Buick muscle cars.
7. His weight, either up or down, has consistently been a mainstay of his stage show.
8. Has appeared in several music videos including Salt Shaker by the [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Ying Yang Twins[/lastfm]. The song also features the line “Get crunk with it, get loose with it, Like short said let Bruce Bruce hit it.”Vodpod videos no longer available.
9. Bruce Bruce is also an author. His first book, Baby James Brown, was published in 2005.
10. He has homes in two cities…Los Angeles and his birthplace, Atlanta.
Remember, you can catch Bruce Bruce along with [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]D.L. Hughley[/lastfm] and Gary Owen at Comedy JAM 3 presented by 888 MAC-THAT on Thursday, November 17th at the Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre. Tickets for Comedy JAM 3 on sale this Friday, August 26th at Ticketmaster.com.